Tuesday 21 February 2017

Brendan Keenan: Chinks of light shouldn't blind us from the path we have to follow

Published 06/10/2011 | 05:00

AN old colleague from long ago suffered under the nickname of the man who blew out the light at the end of the tunnel.

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Even with that awful danger in mind, this is surely the time to remind you that our public finances are worse than those of Greece.

Yes, I know they are going to miss their targets, although one has considerable sympathy if they are missing the deficit/GDP target because GDP is less than it was meant to be, rather than the deficit being bigger. It seems to be a bit of both.

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